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CBS
Dec 8, 2013 8:00am EST
and control is absolutely crucial. and now, we have a new technology. we understand much better how we can interact at a distance. we must, as well, deploy some demand and control elements. and how we can empower, i who say, the strategy corporal in the field, with the new technology. so we have a lot of things. in terms of the country as well. and certainly in the air/land domain, how we work again better together. we improve the efficiency. and the keys are the joint intellnnceg of everything. and afterwards, selective measures, selective effects to reach the best level of efficiency, i would say, on the realm, depending on the effects that we are really expecting from those system, those people, those men and women. >> you just had an industry day. have you been going around the world to try to solicit the best ideas from industry. you just got back from istanbul. what were you looking for, from industry, what do you want to see from industry? >> well, what i would see, that was a clear outcome of istanbul, a nato forum, it is more interaction with us in preparing the future. everybody
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 4:00am EST
and draw lines straight to technology. is important but we need to think more broadly than that. >> i think without a doubt that startups and technology are intimately linked. tech is one of the absolute standardbearers, one of the hot topics in terms of taking the u.k. start up seen fourth. a half a million number is a business every minute. every sector you can think about. .ech is a proven winner that is driving an awful lot of start up activity. >> is a crowding out others? is a danger that we see that and crowd out others? >> everything so great i think technology is so ubiquitous and across the many things, historic sectors like advanced goingcturing have so much on. there's no doubt about it. technology is driving a huge amount of progress right now. jobs in london have come out of the tech sector. 90,000 brilliant firms that are driving it. i think we should be championing the fact that tech is a big heart of the story about why britain is back in business now. they might have an argument with that. >> neil from the outside, what more can we be doing? what more can we be doing to he
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 6:00am EST
- called 4g technology and they had to wait. >> china mobile in particular, it has the most subscribers but only 45% of the nations three g users. >> apple need to china mobile. >> cinergy partnership for both of them. >> cinergy partnership. carl icahn has been making waves as well. harvard poll from showing a majority of young people not on board with the president's health care plan. they are not interested in signing up. according to the survey, only 22% of young americans between 18 and funny nine plan to sign up. a third of >> which -- between 18 and 29 plan to sign up. leaked -- >> news that they released it. >> those are the front-page story. >> we have two wonderful guest hosts. -- betath beta workds, works. chief investment officer. likef these cute spellings tumblr. and we have tim adams. president and chief executive officer -- i can say this -- institute for international finance. he is a former undersecretary for international affairs at the state department and was policy -- policy director for bush- cheney campaign out of the state of kentucky as well. it is an important
CSPAN
Dec 2, 2013 10:00am EST
use modern technologies that are available to reduce carbon pollution. epa will also next june be proposing new standards that will also provide significant flexibility to the state that will effectively protect public health from carbon pollution from the existing power plants. that will be an opportunity to reduce the current levels of carbon pollution emitted by power plants and put us on a energy, cleantic energy generation and innovation. of bothut the process looking at those new power plants, and most importantly, at the existing plants, we have theucted what i think is most vigorous outreach and most comprehensive outreach program that you can imagine, well in advance of putting any pen and paper down in terms of a proposal, which is not due until next june. we held 11 public listening sessions, have been meeting with anyone who wants to talk about this. i welcome continued dialogue, which you can send into the epa. the most important thing, we got 30,000 people who came to us, speaking their mind, and also speaking from their heart. it was a great experience for them a
CSPAN
Dec 8, 2013 7:00am EST
our technology, and because of the greed and cheap labor, they are the ones who are running this whole fiasco throughout the world. until we get people up there -- and the congress and so forth, and the greed in the pride -- basically they look at what the people of the united states of america needs and start working for the country again, we will never ever be able to continue. worse -- wars are not the answer. anybody feels pride in their own country. that it isis agreed greed. think it is greed. things will change but it is the greed that is killing everybody. never ended, it just has been moved overseas. he will see this around the world. that is all i have to say about the situation. this is from one of our regular tweeters -- you can send us a tweet at @ cspanwj. smaller is better, a look at the us military out at west point. --begins with these words democrats line, good morning. i was looking at a question you are asking. was honest,g everybody was being honest -- i am in georgia. these hear me out. we are in a red state that republicans control. do isbill they detrimental to
CSPAN
Dec 3, 2013 2:00pm EST
, many of them share values through the technology through the website and so forth. some operate on one basis of a single attack and some operate on multiple attacks. there were a number of studies that were developed over the years that we are trying to follow on a daily basis and i think that it requires a great deal of interest in terms of radicalization and international society tries to understand what can be done to deal with it. so ultimately the discussion would provide i think the initial context for the discussion and the first speaker as i mentioned is spike bowman who has a very rich background in the government and in the academic community and taking one course now sco w. and one for the interns he is a student in the class so to be paired with a class tomorrow. i think of spike is a very broad experience in the government and counterintelligence, and also various positions in the fbi come and they indicated that he has an academic background, so we are looking forward to his remarks. and then we are going to follow up with our other panelists and help them to develop a di
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 2:00pm EST
it takes to get out? >> technology is disrupting all kinds of businesses, vacation rentals included. it comprises almost one million paid listings in 171 countries. with me from austin, texas. company,se of your more room to relax, less cost than a traditional hotel. >> we started this business in 2005 and the demand keeps going up. just in the u.s. and europe alone, 21 million families own second homes and vacation outlets. better than it has ever been. see demand up sharply over the year before. >> not that surprisingly, there are a lot of sunny spots where people who have vacation homes want to rent. >> no matter what time of the year, you find that the beach is always the most attractive option. tends to comprise 70% of vacations. we see beach at the top of the list, hawaii, various marks and florida always the biggest. mix of skietty big destinations, two. breckenridge, lake tahoe, aspen colorado. >> how do you make your money? companies and people are paying you to list homes. is there any other revenue source? >> the question changing quite a bit has been big news over the la
MSNBC
Dec 3, 2013 6:00am PST
25 years set to expire. there's new technology complicating the debate on capitol hill, a group called wiki weapons developed a program that lets you develop guns with a 3d printer in your own home. these rb tested. the atf found the first one they printed exploded but the second gun fired eight rounds of live ammo. these printed guns are invisible to metal detectors and that's what makes them illegal. so the '88 undetectable firearms act forbids any firearm that doesn't set off an x-ray machine or metal detector. gun owners can insert a metal part into any plastic gun to make it legal. but the idea of 3d printing has touched off a new controversy over the old ban. the house could simply extend the old ban for another ten years but some gun control advocates say that doesn't go far enough anymore. chuck schumer calls the house bill "better than nothing but not good enough. we absolutely must close the loophole that allows anyone to legally make a gun that could be rendered invisible to law enforcement." joining us today from capitol hill, covering today's expected vote, a couple
PBS
Dec 3, 2013 4:00pm PST
been the only girl on a couple of occasions, as well as the only female designer. the technology world is definitely very man based. tiny part of me that says, you know, there aren't any winning. who am i to think that i could be that first one? >> i know that sometimes i will make an assumption that, oh, she's a woman. it is very old-school as far as coding goes, right? even though you do not want to have that. after some brief interaction and it comes to shape becomes obvious that she knows her stuff, all that is gone. some brief interaction and it becomes obvious that she knows her stuff, all that is gone. women,e are very few very few hispanic people. they're just younger. it is an industry that is just literally eating every other industry. it is laying the groundwork for how humanity is going to communicate. women do not necessarily identify themselves as being in technology or as programmers. i can say do not necessarily understand what the class is about. there is a fundamental misunderstanding about what the new programmer is about. is more likeamming writing and art. it is ab
Al Jazeera America
Dec 2, 2013 8:00pm EST
and derailed in bridgeport, connecticut. some experts argue that the technology exists and could help prevent deadly accidents like sunday's derailment. jake ward joins us from san francisco with that. jake, what sort of technology are we talking about? >> john, it's called a positive control system. positive train control is where the ntsb i has been pushing for0 years. the combination of gps sensors, sensors in the tracks, control sensors and remote control in the trains to compensate when a driver has been disabled, incapacitated or not paying attention. >> is there any difference between passenger trains and freight trains and the technology that they have? >> well, the difference really has to do with just how incredibly dangerous a train can be depending on what it's carrying. we've seen in new york the dangerous situation where trains are full the people. but even trains without people on board canner dangerous. in 2005 in south carolina, there was a terrible crash in which a tanker full of chlorine basically atomized in the air and a cloud of this poisonous gas caused the evacuation o
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 4:00am EST
car. it is a car that is loved and followed all over the world. it has modern technology, but the styling tells you it is a mustang. it is a lighthouse banner car rollout 25 cars in five years in our european launch that we announced a few months ago. was the first iteration of the mustang, the one that was in "goldfinger." i did ask him at the end. what is your favorite mustang? he said, i was a marketing plan manager in detroit for mustang in 1992 and he said, i have to go with the 1991-1992 mustang which was read, a red convertible with a white interior. , that was the car that made me fall in love with the mustang. >> the 65-67 shelby were nice cars as well. so, ford opening the door with the mustang. gm closing the door with chevy. >> it is incredible. talk about timing. gm announcing today, chevrolet, expandingare doing is . still will be a presence in russia. you can still buy chevy brand in europe if you want. some iconic brands will remain within europe such as the corvette. why are they removing themselves? deliveries in the first 10 months of the year down by 1
Bloomberg
Dec 9, 2013 2:00am EST
. the guestrooms and public areas are getting a new look, an update from its neoclassical feel. new technologies being installed, all being done with an eye to the building's history. among the auction highlights, to crystal chandeliers with a price of over $8,000. this oil painting which the hotel hopes will fetch over $65,000 or differs items are bit much for your flat, and how about silver cutlery, crystal champagne glasses and silver napkin holders? hotel closes next week and will reopen in autumn next year. angus bennett, bloomberg. >> i think i have all the crystal chandeliers i can pay for. >> quite cheap, actually, 8000. a hospital before? >> our next guest says tapering in the u.s. means the economy has well and truly arrived back in the bridal. stay with us. -- as well and truly arrived bridle. stay with us. ♪ >> welcome back to "countdown." i mark barton. >> our next guest says the introduction of tapering in the u.s. could be bad for investors and probably worse for equities and bonds. let's caso minds back to the end of last week. we had some data on job creation in the u.s. tha
CNBC
Dec 5, 2013 4:00am EST
believe that will remain and technology needs to develop to meet that base demand. >> one of the big success of smartphones is cost of data. is that going to come down? >> i think this will, of course, bring things down. we need to be more efficient in our equipment. but also the scale will push down the price of the hand sets. we made the rough calculation that will reduce the dollars on a smartphone, 100 million people on this earth can afford it. and this is a scale of markets where basically the same technology is very important. >> one of the problems i think i have is not speed. i know we talk about 3g to 4g. it's actually capacity. it doesn't matter how fast you go, if it gets full, it doesn't work, right? how is capacity going to change? >> a couple of things. first of all, you need to invest in capacity and operators in general are doing that. secondly, we that spend $5 billion u.s. a year, we need to have even more sophisticated technology that can handle more and more data loans, more and more frequencies. that's where we're doing all the time to actually capture that and
CNBC
Dec 9, 2013 9:00am EST
technology. a 50,000-pound, ingeniously wired machine that optimizes raw data to help safely discover and maximize resources in extreme conditions. our current situation seems rather extreme. why can't we maximize our... ready. ♪ brilliant. let's get out of here. warp speed. ♪ >>> opening bell for this monday coming up in 6:30. let's start off here. >> everybody likes that. the spread between what you are getting in the united states, west texas and overseas, valero natural, that deutsche bank upgreats them. people have been talking about this trade for weeks and weeks. >> that's a big move. what's behind that move and why suddenly is everybody getting upward here? >> then, cushing got bad again. they can't export enough. the prices are plunging because there is such a bottleneck. i think the bottleneck will be alleviated. i think they recognize you are not early in the move. the big stocks like eog that have been down and down, i would rather bet on them. >> than the refiners led by valero? >> it is too late. they are all upgrading now. it has been such a obvious trade. the quart
CBS
Dec 3, 2013 7:00am PST
with this technology by next summer. but almost every other rail authority in the country says there's no way they can meet the deadline. >>> and clarissa ward goes undercover in one of the world's most dangerous spots. the battle you haven't seen until now. the news is back here on ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ shop the adam levine collection, exclusively at kmart. and go behind the scenes at shopyourway.com/adam chili's lunch break combos starting at just 6 bucks like our new santa fe chicken quesadilla burger bites sandwiches, and more served with fries and your choice of soup or salad. chili's lunch break combos starting at 6 bucks. more life happens here. having triplets is such a blessing. not financially. so we switched to the bargain detergent but i found myself using three times more than they say to and the clothes still weren't as clean as with tide. so we're back to tide. they're cuter in clean clothes. that's my tide. what's yours? ♪ ♪ ♪ by the end of december we'll be delivering ♪ ♪ through 12 blizzards blowing ♪ ♪ 8 front yards blinding ♪ ♪ 6 snowballs flying ♪
CNBC
Dec 3, 2013 3:00pm EST
on the "closing bell." stick with innovation. stick with power. stick with technology. get the new flexcare platinum from philips sonicare and save now. philips sonicare. [ coughs, sneezes ] i have a big meeting when we land but i am so stuffed up i can't rest. [ male announcer ] nyquil cold and flu liquid gels don't unstuff your nose. they don't? alka seltzer plus night fights your worst cold symptoms plus has a decongestant. [ inhales deeply ] oh. what a relief it is. >>> welcome back. at this hour president obama is touting what could be called obama care 2.0. >> you have to call it something. seems today was a bit of a reset button for signature legislation and john harwood is at the white house with more of the details. >> reporter: the president is trying to get new momentum for this law that's had so much struggle this fall. the administration aides have been making the case the last couple of days the website has been substantially fixed for most people. and the president seemed to use this appearance today to snuff out any idea which had gained
CNBC
Dec 5, 2013 3:00pm EST
the -- where are you putting money to work right now? where are the opportunities that you see in technology, for example? >> in technology. >> are you investing in drones for delivery? >> i think -- look, i think that's a terrific idea. i can't wait to have the first one appear on my doorstep. the biggest technology opportunity of my lifetime is the mobile internet. you look today at the amount of devices that are out there. we're about roughly a billion pcs at use in the world today 25 years into the pc installation cycle. and we have 5 billion hand sets and 6 billion subscriptions. we only have 7 billion people in the whole world. i've never seen a market that was larger in size than the total population of people in the world. the amount of innovation that's going on top of that, all of the addition of hand sets, what's going on in the networks. networks having to go rapidly. >> how does dell, for example, fit into that? how do you take some of the investments, some of the biggest investments you guys at silver lake have made and, you know, is that really where the most opportunity is? >
Al Jazeera America
Dec 2, 2013 6:00am EST
church. for years the national transportation safety board wants technology to prevent derailments caused by excessive speed and in 2008 congress passed a law giving railroad until 2015 for positive control systems and they are designed to prevent human error which is the cause of 40% of train accidents. but since they are pretty expensive and a bit complicated to install, railroads want to push back the deadline by 5-7 years. but metro north is actually in the process of installing such a system and currently it does have an automatic train control system in place which allows the train to apply the brakes even if an engineer does not respond to an excessive speed alert. that train was headed to new york's grand central terminal where al jazeera's jennifer glass is covering the delays. jennifer do you have any idea when the trains will be backup and running? >> no, morgan, we don't. we know the transit authority will want to get them running as soon as possible because it's the second biggest line in the country and 26,000 on the hudson line which was effected but metropolitan are expect
Al Jazeera America
Dec 4, 2013 6:00am EST
ambassador says drone technology is becoming commonplace, not much more sophisticated than a toy model aircraft. he believes the u.n. will use many more of them. >> translation: other missions are saying, "we will need drones that would improve protection of soldiers to see if threats are out there and ensure protection of civilians." >> for now the u.n., and the drones in the congo are a one off. their effectiveness is being closely monitored. >> the democratic republic of congo has claimed close to 300 lives, some as a direct result because of disease and malnutrition. the vatican is refusing a request about clenchy sexually abusing children. a survey was sent asking about details of abuse cases. the vatican said such information is confidential. the holly seer will not reveal the information unless requested by government or state for league at processing proceedings. >>> pope francis will meet with the cardinal he picked to help reform the church. it's the second day of church. a church spokesperson says they are working on an indepth revision. six continents are represented on the
CBS
Dec 3, 2013 4:00am PST
safety, security and privacy. >> reporter: this is the air drop technology amazon calls prime air. ceo jeff bezos told charlie rose on "60 minutes" he hopes it will deliver packages under five pounds faster than a pizza. >> these are effectively drones there's no reason they can't be used as delivery vehicles. >> reporter: bezos said a fleet of self-guided drones is still years away. >> i know it can't be before 2015 because that's the earliest that we can get the rules from the faa. my guess is that's -- that's probably a little optimistic. >> reporter: the federal aviation administration is still working on how much drones can safely operate below 10,000 feet, america's most congested airspace. for now, only law enforcement and research institutes qualify for the faa's drone permits. but over the next year, the agency will test the viability of commercial drones in six pilot areas. teams in 24 states have submitted applications to participate. including adaptive flight in marietta, georgia, which has developed four drone models. eric johnson is the co-founder. he's sympathetic to the
CSPAN
Dec 1, 2013 10:25pm EST
. to reach the middle class to make a good wage in america. ecause of technology, innovation, how we travel across the world and how we compete in global economy, now that number has dropped down it's not 79% anymore. it's around 35% of our jobs in high school a diploma, which means we have a big skill scant. it's in the manufacturing jobs, john. you can't show up with a high get l degree and expect to a job in a manufacturing plant. you have to have some type of to do, to read, to write, basic math, to operate to machinery, the equipment, the things that you have. so as a nation, we're falling behind. industrialized nations, 14th in reading, 17th in science, 25th in math. 34 nations. we're a better nation than that. to compete and remain internationally globally competitive, we have to change and we haven system to address the needs of our employers. it up to you open guys, but before we do that, manziel y, is johnny going to win the heisman again? >> i don't have a clue. i played six-man football. >> you're an aggie, you're yeah, baby, yeah. >> i don't have an idea. he is fun to watch pla
CNBC
Dec 9, 2013 3:00pm EST
. stick with technology. get the new flexcare platinum from philips sonicare and save now. philips sonicare. >>> as markets try to build on friday's big gain dominic chu has stocks making big moves today. >> the deal news of the day. cisco, the food company, announcing it's merging with u.s. foods in a deal worth $3.5 billion, sent shares of cisco soaring and still up 7% on this news. given imaging is spiking more than 26% after kavidian said it's buying it. they make pills that take photo inside your body. another stock popping, twitter, up more than 9% session highs. some investors are expressing optimism about the new tools for advertising and advertisers. one other stock showing healthy momentum going into the holiday season is estee lauder. this is the sometime of year when consumers flock to cosmetic counters for holiday gifts. will all of that holiday traffic translate into profits for the perfume producer? back to you. >> we are just two weeks and two days away from christmas. kelly and i have not begun shopping yet. after a somewhat disappointing black
CNBC
Dec 9, 2013 6:00pm EST
from doing so, but it could happen soon. these investors might be drawn to technology, especially now that the personal computer class of tech seems to have bottomed. at least we can see that from microsoft, hewlett-packard and intel. and they might be interested in retail recognizing things can get better than they are right now. only because of the possibility of more jobs, therefore more disposable income, and sales numbers out there than the ones we get to see because they're with the big boxes typically and not the omni channels. the political types are citing the new health care regime as a reason to sell stocks. they might prove to be wrong. the large companies are precisely the ones that can navigate these new waters. smaller capitalization and smaller company rivals will fall by the wayside under this new health care system. that will soon be -- soon be logical to everyone. and it's seeing if the people in the white house had some business savvy, they, too, would've seen this coming. they didn't see it more than the website issues. so to sum up, the smell test does get vindic
Bloomberg
Dec 5, 2013 3:00am EST
a year and it is 25 million more a year. it will be the technology that promotes faster downloads. it will give you a network inside of china. there are two trips to china this year. and you look at the revenue the potential of selling the rep -- the potential of selling it, you will see why. it is 13% and, in terms of revenue, it represents a massive market for apple and it looks like it has cleared a regulatory hurdle. >> he has been busy. what is the latest on the calls to boost the stock buyback? >> he is: for a buyback and he is pushing for a shareholder vote. , you cannotting have a vote on this. we have him dialing back to demands. he is lowering that a little bit. some reports say this 50 billion. he is also disclosing his size of state and be .5% of apple is what carl icon has. it is nonbinding and that is a crucial distinction. for -- toorce apple put out more money. they will unload from their books. >> thank you for that update. these are the top headlines. the bank of england is seeking an exemption from a stress test. herell conduct an example and convince regulators
Al Jazeera America
Dec 8, 2013 2:00pm EST
to put you in handcuffs. >> now the innovative technology that can spot a stolen car parked in the middle of a city block. >> there were multiple gunshots fired. >> it can track a gunman thousands of miles away. >> if you can track it then you can predict it. >>> severe winter storms are causing power outages and caused so much trouble with traffic across the country. temperatures in north dakota plunged to 20 degrees below zero over the weekend. winter weather advisories are in effect from vermont to virginia as the system moves east. we have more on all of this weather across the country. jaleel la. >> the conditions across washington, d.c. to new york city are alley deteriorating. look at the traffic cam right now. the roadways empty. they should be empty. look at that snow piled up on the roadways. that's the scene in washington, d.c. very different scene in new york city. cloudy skies for sure. don't worry, the snow and the sleet is on the way, and temperatures are going to plummet as we track on into the evening hours. take a look at the map here behind me. as a matter of fact, this
CSPAN
Dec 2, 2013 2:00pm EST
districts that don't have the right technology to deliver that testing as well as they could. that's one of the reasons that we stepped forward just in the last couple of weeks and announced 24 million dollars additional for technology upgrades in school systems touching about 111 school districts in the state of connecticut. at the same time that we recognized that those school systems are making some of their own investments as well. but we want to support it. another thing that we've done p this the state of connecticut, for the first time we're actually budgeting continuing -- state dollars for continuing education. as we urge people to change their aroach to continuing education -- approach to continuing education from a kind of large auditorium, you know, you close the school for a day, you headache everybody hear the same lecture and precious little chance for real discussion between teachers and those that are leading the discussion. we're trying to change that model as well to be supportive of the kind of broader and larger change that we want to see made in the school systems a
Al Jazeera America
Dec 2, 2013 10:00pm EST
there. the chinese come back to show what technological capability they have. show economic might and demonstrate to the world that they, too, can be tech knoll onlyicly advanced. they can use it as a stepping stone to send people to the moon. >> we must be able to learn more with current technology than what we had the in '70s. >> some at nasa say china's mission could interfere with nasa's probe orbiting the meal. >> with the, the mission sent up in september is studying the exosphere, the environment around the moon and the dust on the surface of the moon. any disturbance of either of those environments could throw a monkey wrench into the satellite. the ro propellant as it makes its way down to the surface will put a lander on the surface, the propellant that slows down the environment will pollute the environment. the principal scientist is not happy. it presents another alternative, and that is we can study how quickly the propel ants dissipate out of the exosphere environment. >> it will be exciting to have anything on the moon after a long time. >> the show may be over on
Al Jazeera America
Dec 3, 2013 6:00am EST
railroad had a particular technology that monitors the brakes and keeps it from going against the speed limit and more on that in the 7:00 hour. >> thank you. sunday's derailment is the third time this year that metro north is the subject of an ntsb investigation and they are looking into metro north safety procedures after two previous accidents. on may 17 more than 70 people were injured when a metro north train derailed in bridge port, connecticut and struck by another train and two weeks later a man was killed under construction and we will hear more about the derailment investigation. decision day for detroit and a federal judge is expected to announce if the city is eligible for bankruptcy protection and the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in u.s. history and we are joining you from detroit to explain and this is just not about corporate debt movering and could hit residents very hard, couldn't it? >> that is right thomas, good morning to you, there are retirees who used to work for the city and right now they are on edge and i talked to a lot of legal experts about this case
FOX News
Dec 7, 2013 3:00am PST
, bluetooth technology and sounds mini jam box, a great speaker system. >> an electronic basketball. really an eyeball. how do you improve a basketball with technology? >> for the sport lover who loves basketball and wants to be a great basketball player on their high school team or in college, this is incredible. this is called the smart basketball from $94.50. improve dribbles intensity, shooting arm. gives you instant feedback because it has technology built into the basketball you use with a smartphone and can see exactly why you missed that shot. it was all built into the basketball. >> pay $100 for the basketball, but it's better. >> it's better and will make you a better basketball player. from $94.50. tucker's cynical, but we're going on. >> actually, for the next month, put tucker to the basketball challenge. [ humming the globetrotter's theme song ] >>> and tax your christmas tree. we're not kidding all r. all the appalls details. stay tuned. >>> and the family of a fallen veteran shocked to see his picture pop up on dating websites. how does that happen and can they fight back? o
CSPAN
Dec 2, 2013 12:00pm EST
that we're investing $24 million additionally in a technology. i mentioned to rick when we were this the holding room that one of the things that amazes me about education and government in general -- and, of course, if you look at the rollout of obamacare can, you understand that our underinvestment in technology in cases cripple les us. and certainly, as we move towards common core, having districts that don't have sufficient technology to test on common core is a great problem and one that we've decided to help address as well. common core was decided on before i was governor of the state of connecticut. i was not one of the founders of the concept, but i will tell you this, i embrace it. but more importantly than my embracing of it, based on scholastic poll or survey of teachers in the state of connecticut, 72% of teachers embrace it. and really only about 2% reject it, think it will not lead to better results, and the remaining folks are basically undecided about the issue. so those teachers who have studied it and thought about it and have been doing the preparatory work o
CNBC
Dec 5, 2013 9:00am EST
, obviously this is a company that people don't understand is most technologically oriented. when you look at ford, they have done the most with the web. they a big sales force.com platform. so alan mulally is critical to the stock. mark fields, the number two, is terrific. but i think the stock goes up every day because they think this man is going there. >> interesting write-up in usa today about it. it's still outsold by the camaro over at she chevy. they need to do something to get more women to buy it to a large degree. about a quarter of all mustang buyer res women. >> we had a 1954 original distance. >> what? >> yeah. my mom bought it. loved them. loved the mustang. >> we were big ford people. by the way, guess rememe always drove a lincoln. those were in the days when they drove tesla. gm is hotter than ford. >> apparently they've done some designing with the new chassis. they've been able to lower the roof, lower the hood, lower the dashboard so it has more ooh a streamlined look. and as far as microsoft, the release of the surface 2. >> i thought that was amazing. this basically
CNN
Dec 2, 2013 1:00pm PST
lives. >> i want to turn to an issue that's big right now in the realm of technology. obviously you are a pioneer in this field. last night, amazon's ceo jeff bezos announced that his company amazon is working on a drone delivery system. he calls it octocopter i think and he says it will be delivering books to your doorstep in a relatively short period of time. let's listen to what he said. >> could it be, you know, four, five years, i think so. it will work and it will happen, and it's going to be a lot of fun. >> five years until it drops off the book you ordered. is that realistic? >> well, books of course are going electronic and jeff, through amazon, has been one of the leaders on that. something like books, you can get literally at the speed of light. physical products delivered by drone, i would say he's probably on the optimistic or perhaps overoptimistic end of that. it's great that people have dreams like that. if we can make the cost of delivery easier, then it's not just books, it's getting supplies out to people in tough places. drones overall will be more impactful tha
CNN
Dec 3, 2013 3:00am PST
is technology may help us. there are now systems that rely on gps and satellite information more so than intensive equipment on the tracks. that would help in those situations where the passengers trains travel over tracks that are privately owned by other companies. it will take congress ordered it and in many cases, there are financial incentives, tax incentives, et cetera, cost sharing with the government that might have to happen. but it will take congress ordering the trains to complete this, because the honor, the trust and obey system has resulted in amtrak and a few others. it needs to go on passenger trains first. the bullet train in japan has this and that's why they can achieve speeds of 200 miles an hour. >> mary schiavo, thank you very much. the information. >> thank you. >> if you are in a train accident what steps can you take to be as safe as possible? something as simple as choosing the best seat could make all the difference. cnn's chris lawrence is in washington with more on that. what have you learned, chris? >> we'll tell you what a national safety expert tells his o
PBS
Dec 9, 2013 2:00am PST
specialized area of legal technology or knowledge of how the thing that concept is helping us to rain forests of connection and not with the city would be a fireman go with it and i think that's starting with individual and you mentioned about islam. we don't really think about mike and i didn't like so we don't know how the impact of pics with our emotional state the ground we probably can now be overcome to both stalling on the studio blocking the party oh i appreciate the cdu without realizing the power of light in the time it has for me as the cityscape in awhile how we are commissioned architect to build think maybe a historical building. this couple did the budget foundation. the court on it called for an arts foundation is probably one of the few if not the only one income want to provide supplies for the event making the connection of green lights. the oldest city in the technology until all things together and what is the legal foundation to when the concert program told that the foundation office and i can start with the corporate center cr atomic apparently delay's got back my bio
MSNBC
Dec 3, 2013 3:00am PST
's technology available that clearly, apparently, from what you read and hear that would have slowed that train automatically prior to reaching the bend and it's been available for a couple of years. it hasn't been installed because of delays, delays and delays. and the city asked to delay a requirement, to push it off for two years. so we're going to have this technology in 2015, but they didn't want to pay for it now. >> look at us. meanwhile one other sort of side note to the story. out going mayor michael bloomberg has faced questions over his handling of the incident. the "wall street journal report"ing he was golfing in bermuda at the time of the crash and didn't leave the course until at least 1:00 p.m. local time. yesterday he visited victims in the hospital and said he was briefed for about 30 minutes right after the accident. the "new york daily news" quotes the mayor as saying what can i do, i'm not a professional firefighter or police officer. nothing i can do. all i can do is make sure that the right people from new york city, our police commissioner, our fire commissioner and emer
PBS
Dec 3, 2013 3:00pm PST
know the web spite is going to get fixed. the technology is going to eventually happen what we are do yotalking about now is the acces and affordability of obamacare. people's premiums are likely to go up, people's deductibles are going to go up, the access around to getting to their doctor is going to be troublesome and i think that is what you will see, along with the security and lack thereof of the exchanges. >> woodruff: so woodhouse, you hear what he is saying, either the web site is fixed and working very well, it is the other parts of this law that are going to create problems. >> well, judy, these are just scare tactics, remember you are talking to the same people who said there was going to be death panels as part of this law, first of all, let me say this, democrats are not running away from this law, all of the political committees on the democratic side and the white house announced aggressive and offensive efforts to promote this law and to hold republicans accountable, frankly judy for sabotage, we have republican governors throughout this country who have been given a
PBS
Dec 6, 2013 7:00am PST
was it. he was a mutual trust it's true that the debt we have two technologies to our jobs are with us. each of the ski jump. my cousin h the prestigious well. just hiding spots. the joke even if it's just attempt the one thousand sneak onto his tummy on top. at least that the project will continue and that it could increase our financial stability. we want to go upstairs and ventures into buying them. what a headache due to the destruction of contamination. the six geese a female patient. we welcome this program. sunny in the nation section. a book is responsible for the artsy friend that she has carried out. six patients or they don't the problem was that they don't live in the mean the furore over to the east to check the characteristics of tnt and only sold so well with kidney disease process we also split the impact on our environment none of it dangerous situation. newitt stressed but then very careful and take all steps oh god what should the county. the above another to give its economic situation the anniston star student. almost two weeks drop dough onto she's just let this o
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 2:00pm EST
're chopping digitally or you're shopping in a store. mobile technology is enabling is that line to blur. c.e.o.e talking to the about the company's big investment in high-tech .torefronts then, for the final day of bubble week, we're looking at biggest bubblehe of all,
Bloomberg
Dec 6, 2013 3:00pm EST
to think in terms of either you're chopping digitally or you're shopping in a store. mobile technology is enabling is that line to blur. c.e.o.e talking to the about the company's big investment in high-tech .torefronts then, for the final day of bubble week, we're looking at biggest bubblehe of all, bitcoin a digital millionaire named bitcoin jesus explains why you believer.a >> market near highs of the day right now, the five-day slide officially come to an end as markets gain on jobs. welcome, everyone, to the most important hour of the session. minutes to go until the closing bell. markets forng the today and for monday. 203,000 jobs being added to the economy. exciting to see. great news. >> 7% unemployment. >> yes, americans back to work. forcee labor participation went up meaning more people are being counted. that's been a big concern, that just falling off. >> all reason to cheer. and market likes it. >> market loves it. they mightd think get nervous because it might mean tapered sooner rather than december.n as soon as >> right. >> nonetheless, higher. >> good news is good ne
CNBC
Dec 9, 2013 4:00am EST
high. meanwhile, south korea's kospi added 1% with technology shares lending support on higher d-ram chip prices. australia's insurers plunged after having a plunge. the financials also sold off. amp down by 2.3% and westpac lower by 1.33%. >> sixuan, catch you later. coming up on today's show, the future of fuel. they'll look at their policy on growing crops for biofuel. american airlines and u.s. airways have moved closer to their megamerger. >>> tech giants unite. they're calling for major changes in u.s. government surveillance. do they have their own questions to answer when it comes to data. >>> plus, it's another race against the clock for u.s. congress. they're trying to agree on a budget deal before christmas. take a look at what's at stake amidst a talk of a truce. >>> the european commission has told ukraine's president that a political solution is needed after hundreds of thousands of demonstrators protested against his government for the second weekend in a row. it's a subject of discussion. julia is in brussels. jules, it was a great dismay when the ukraine pulled b
Al Jazeera America
Dec 8, 2013 4:00pm EST
warning, okay? i don't want to put you in handcuffs. >> now the innovative technology that can spot a stolen car parked in the middle of a city block. >> there were multiple gunshots fired. >> it can track a gunman thousands of miles away. >> if you can track it then you can predict it. >> welcome back to al jazeera i'm jonathan betz. the nation's heardland took a beating from a major winter storm. today that storm is headed for the east coast. they are expecting snow, ice, rain from washington to boston. it knocked out power and grounded flights from texas to ohio. >> a severe gold snap is blanketing much of the nation's midsection. freezing temperatures and slick roads making for dangerous continues. in lewisville texas an ice patch sent the driver of a pick-up out of control, flipping it over a guardrail into the icy waters. the driver was killed in the crash. rescue teams called in to lift the pick-up tluk -- truck from the freezing lake. >> from texas to oklahoma, turned over trucks, traffic backed up for miles, black ice forcing drivers to creep along roadwa roadways, and som
FOX Business
Dec 5, 2013 3:00pm EST
midtown. ♪ stk with innovation. stick with power. stick with technology. get the flexcare platinum. new from philips sonicare. if every u.s. home replaced one light bulb with a compact fluorescent bulb, the energy saved could light how many homes? 1 million? 2 million? 3 million? the answer is. 3 million homes. by 2030, investments in energy effiency could help americans save $300 billion each year. take the energy quiz. energy lives here. ♪ liz: dow jones industrials losing 75 points. the s&p down about eight points. a loss of half a percent. stay in the red. the russell 2000 interestingly enough seeing a tiny, tiny gain. two big stories from the west coast, one from the social media company that we are all addicted to, and another from a device that we cannot live without. charlie gasparino with the details. >> reporter: appointing its first-ever retailer to the board of directors. the appointment is effective immediately to the former ceo, a london-based media conglomerate that owns penguin, random house, financial times. also on the board of nokia. ironically, it seems he did not
FOX
Dec 4, 2013 5:00am PST
glass. a high-technology device you wear like glasses. the chp officer added a distracted driving citation to her ticket. but she claims her georgia glass was -- google glass was not turned on. >> its on like the device is physically on, but its not active. if i do either this or this, then you can see the screen light up a little bit. >> she is one of the first people in the nation to test the google glass which by the way won't be in stores until next year. so her traffic court fight could prove to be a test case for the future. glance san francisco man says he is more than grateful for a very generous tip he received from a person carrying out acts of kindness across the country. andy was recently given a $1500 tip on a $468 check at harris' restaurant. he says he didn't believe it at first until his manager confirmed the amount and he says the money couldn't have come at a better time. because you see from what he is doing right there, he is getting married next month. >> i would like to say thank you so much. it made my day, my life much better. >> it appears the mystery tipp
CNN
Dec 2, 2013 9:00am PST
with technology. get the new flexcare platinum from philips sonicare and save now. philips sonicare. >> welcome back. could a revolution be brew ing inukraine. >> hundreds of thousands of people protesting the government at the moment. it's been going on for days and the demonstrations are getting more and more heated. >> oh. >> that was a rather nasty encounter as you can tell between a cameraman and a police officer. protesters meanwhile blocking government offices, also calling now for a nationwide strike. this is getting out of hand. they're upset with their president's decision to basicallyion the european union and move back towards russia. now they're calling for him to get pushed out. cnn's phil black is in kiev monitoring things. phil, this started as we said, with a disagreement among the populace how close to get to europe and the like. but this is developing into something quite different. one protest leader saying this is not a protest. this is a revolution. >> michael, that's exactly what this crowd behind me was cheering, screaming out together as one just a few seconds before yo
CNBC
Dec 3, 2013 4:00am EST
about the barges, only that they'll be used to learn about interactive technology. >>> apple buys social media topsy for $4.2 million. apple's acquisition tends to focus on hardware, but its new itunes radio streaming music service could benefit from p topsy's twitter data. today apple up 0.5% in frankfurt. >>> tech has been the big winner on cyber monday. jon fortt has been revealing which devices drove the most sales. >> holiday season off to a strong start in the u.s., at least online. thanksgiving sales topped $1 billion for the first time. black friday sales nearly $2 billion coming in at 1 1.9 according to adobe data and the projections for cyber monday on track for 2.7 billion in sales. but the big story here behind the online stories is mobile. adobe projecting that nearly one in every four dollars spend will be spent through a mobile device, either smartphones or tablets, and apple is way in the lead which is interesting given that android devices have overtaken apple in terms of unit share. certainly not in terms of usage, not in terms of spending apple devices overall making u
CNBC
Dec 4, 2013 4:00am EST
had any wearable technology that could monitor anything and warn you of something you shouldn't be doing, what would it be? and please keep it within reason, if you can. that's our subject of discussion today. mean wile, the latest news out of gm, china auto sales up 13.3% on the year in november, i'm proot presuming. meanwhile, gold has steaded after sinking to its lowest level this week. u.s. manufacturing numbers added to concerns the fed could start tapering sooner. buyers of the pressure metal outnumber sellers two to one. customers have now bought back 60% of the gold sold during the april to june liquidation. adrian, the market seems to be selling a lot. >> i think a big lesson for 2013 is that while chinese demand has been phenomenal by any measure this year, it obviously hasn't outweighed the impact on prices for what's happened with western money allocation. what we're seeing is predominantly west european, north america, is that people continue to buy the dips. whether this proves a buy way in the longer term draft -- >> that chart looks like a double top. >> on the
CSPAN
Dec 2, 2013 10:00am EST
's also an interest in aero stats and the technology that could bring. for anyone who's been in the arctic, you know, we speak about that. and certainly, we're opening up a new set of beachfront properties up there at a much greater rate than we expected. but anybody who has been up in the arctic and actually worked or flown over the arctic will know for a good portion of the year it really is a terribly inhospitable place and a very, very difficult set of challenges whenever you want to operate anything up there. so it's of great interest to us, and i think likely we will find a mixture of manned aircraft and unmanned vehicles and tethered vehicles to provide us that capability. >> very good with. stephanie? >> sir, i have one question about the norad strategic review, if i could ask you to put your prior hat back on. with norad in charge of air space, wanting control for 50 years and then adding an additional mission of maritime warning, can you talk about what the future may hold for norad and what kind of additional mission sets that from a canadian perspective you might like to see co
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